news regarding mysql 5.1 incomplete
On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 01:45:31PM +0100, Hanno Böck wrote:
> Just noticed yesterday an issue with the upgrade documentation in the news
> regarding mysql 5.1 and revdep-rebuild.
> It suggests running
> # revdep-rebuild --library libmysqlclient.so.15
> but this is not enough. mysql has more than one library and not all
> applications link against the main lib.
> On a server system (which uses as-needed), I encountered two packages (apr-
> util and mysql-python) only linking against libmysqlclient_r.so.
> So at least when mysql 5.1 gets stable, we should correct this.
News item updated now. It looks like qt-sql might have been linking to
I didn't catch it myself as I used the @preserved-rebuild support in
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